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December 4, 5, 6, 2015
LITTLE THEATRE – Don’t miss the sequel to the musical SMOKE ON THE MOUNTAIN. It's 1941, America is going to war. So is Dennis Sanders of the Sanders Family Singers. Join Pastor Mervin Oglethorpe, as they send Dennis off with hilariously touching stories, and 25 Southern Gospel Christmas favorites. Smoke Sold Out. Get Your Tickets early!
$25 Preferred Seats / $20 All Other Tickets
Dec. 4, 5– 7:30p.m., Dec. 6–2:00p.m.
december 10, 2015
JUDY COLLINS – Holiday Show
- second show added Weds, Dec. 16!
Join this Grammy Award winning legend for a special holiday show in our intimate theatre. Judy sings songs that will get you in the spirit of the season. She’ll also entertain you with her hits like BOTH SIDES NOW; AMAZING GRACE; and who can forget SEND IN THE CLOWNS.
December 10- 7:30p.m. SOLD OUT!!
December 16, 7:30PM

$50 Preferred Seats / $35 All Other Tickets
January 30, 2016

The granddaughter of country music icon, LORETTA LYNN, Tayla is carrying on the family tradition. She’s been hitting the road with her “Meemaw” since she was two. Tayla will perform some of Loretta Lynn’s greatest hits, plus entertain you with her original tunes and unique voice.
$35 – All Tickets
January 30, 2016- 7:30p.m.

January 31, 2016
In this performance-lecture, Nathan Richardson brings this African-American reformer, writer, and statesman to life. After escaping from slavery, Douglass became a leader of the abolitionist movement, gaining note for his dazzling oratory, and as a living counter-example to slaveholders’ argument that slaves lacked intellectual capacity.
$10 All Tickets
January 31, 2016- 2:00p.m.
februARY 12, 2016
Join us for a special Valentine’s show! Emile performs lush arrangements of standards, Broadway, a dash of classical and new gems. Joining Emile’s musical stylings is talented guest vocalist – Dana Russell. Emile will make you smile…think comedy of Victor Borge. All ladies receive a rose.
$35 All Tickets
February 12, 2016- 7:30p.m.
FeBruARY 28, 2016
Award-winning actor Frank Ferrante reprises his New York and London hit in this fast- paced hilarious tour- de-force. You will swear the legendary comedian Groucho Marx is alive and well and making you laugh. Accompanied by his pianist, the comedy, one-liners, and songs of Groucho Marx make for an all-ages treat!
$35 All Tickets
February 28, 2016- 4:00p.m.
March 11, 12, 13, 2016
LAC Youth Theatre returns! This play is different from any other. The sweeping tale takes place in 1860s Russia, where czars were required to marry women of royal blood. Prince Alexi tries in vain to choose from several young empresses. He encounters Anya, a peasant of the streets, who rocks his world and changes his life. Throw in some comic thugs, hilarious plots, a surprising secret about Anya and you’re in for a real surprise!
$15 Adult / $8 Youth
March 11, 12, 2016– 7:30p.m., March 13, 2016– 2:00p.m.
March 20, 2016
HOTEL CALIFORNIA – A Salute to The Eagles
This group performed to a Standing Ovation last season! Back by popular demand, Hotel California Band wows audiences, performing TAKE IT EASY, PEACEFUL EASY FEELING, ONE OF THESE NIGHTS, WITCHY WOMAN, LYIN’ EYES, DESPERADO and more. Don’t miss the fun!
$50 Preferred Seats / $35 All Other Tickets
March 20, 2016- 7:30p.m.
April 2, 2016
NATHAN STANLEY – Clinch Mountain Boys
Grandson of the legendary DR. RALPH STANLEY, Nathan made his music debut at the young age of 2 on stage with his Grandfather at the Grand Ole Opry. He later graduated to the mandolin, and in 2007 became lead singer and rhythm guitar player for the Clinch Mountain Boys. If you like bluegrass…you’ll love Nathan Stanley.
$35 All Tickets
April 2, 2016- 7:30p.m.
April 23, 2016
Larnell Starkey & The Spiritual Seven is a Gospel music bomb! Their music is a zestful blend of traditional Gospel with a twist of contemporary Gospel meets Soul. Their amazing vocal harmonies go from high flying falsettos to the deep rich sounds of low bass. Known as the “Gospel Temptations” they’ve performed across America.
$30 All Tickets
April 23, 2016- 7:30p.m.